Archive - Jul 2013 - Obituary
Alma Mae Hembree, 97, went to be with the Lord on July 22, 2013. Alma resided in the Rockwall Nursing Care Center in Rockwall, Texas where she and her husband of 71 years, Gene, had lived since September 2005. Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2013 at First Baptist Church, Stinnett, Texas.
Robert Tracy Hayes, 34, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013.
Memorial service will be held 10 am Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Riverview Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Stinnett Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Robert was born November 27, 1978 in San Jose, California to Terry and Cheryl Hayes. He was a loving father, son, brother and uncle. Robert made his family so proud when he made all-stars in peewee football. He followed the family tradition by becoming an electrician.
M.L. â€śHerbâ€ť Ludden
Cleburne, TX: (Special) â€“ Services for M.L. â€śHerbâ€ť Ludden, 91, of Cleburne, TX will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Hughs Funeral Home Memorial Chapel in Canadian, TX with Jimmie West, officiating. Burial will be in Edith Ford Memorial Cemetery in Canadian under the direction of Hughs Funeral Home of Canadian, TX.
Herb passed away Thursday, July 18, 2013 in Cleburne, TX.
Ann Prock, 72, of Sanford passed from this earth to her heavenly home, Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in Amarillo. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Friday at Fairlanes Baptist Church with Jake Minton officiating. Interment will follow at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Larry Van Couch, 63, of Stinnett, passed away, Monday, July 15, 2013 in Lubbock, TX.
Larry Van Couch was born September 2, 1949 in Coalgate, OK. to Cody William and Myrtle Naomi (Brown) Couch. He married Haroletta Hertel on November 16, 1968 in Phillips, TX. Mr. Couch served in the United States Navy during Vietnam. He is preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers Ralph and infant brother.
Linda Ann Fraley Jackson, age 72, of Kingwood, TX, went to be with her Lord Sunday, July 14, 2013. She was born April 18, 1941 in Borger, TX. Linda is survived by her loving son Dan Jackson and wife Jami; daughter - in - law, Holly Jackson; two brothers, Jack, and Virgil Fraley; grandchildren, Laura Jackson, Anthony Jackson, Lindsey Hartford, Blake Jackson; 5 great - grandchildren, Peyton Hartford, Brooklyn Hartford; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Linda is preceded in death by 1 son, Steve Jackson; 3 brothers, Buddy, Louis, and Wendall Fraley.
JoElla Long, 76 of Fritch, Texas passed away July 17, 2013 in her home. Born Sept. 27, 1936 in Sayre, Oklahoma to Alfred â€śHokeâ€ť Halford and Sarah â€śTinnieâ€ť Elizabeth (Jones). JoElla was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother and good friend to many.
Mary Jo Bruce Lilley of Mead, OK passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at her home at the age of 85. Mary was born February 19, 1928 in Pueblo, Colorado to Frank P. Bruce and Melrose (Mansker) Bruce. Her family moved to Bryan County in 1930 where she has lived ever since. She attended school in Mead and Durant. She married Calvin â€śGeneâ€ť Lilley in Durant in January of 1946. Mary was a member of the Mead Baptist Church and liked going to the Mead Senior Center. She also enjoyed jewelry, garage sales and cooking.
Mr. John Shuman McKinley, 84, of Rumford, ME. , passed away, Sunday, July 14, 2013 in Borger. John S. McKinley was born December 13, 1928 in Maxwell, N.M. to Joe William and Emily Caroline (Shuman) McKinley. He married Barbara Moore on December 1, 1951 in Boston, MA. He is preceded in death by his Parents, wife Barbara McKinley, and a sister Dorothy Audrain. Survivors include two sons: Gregory and wife Cynthia McKinley of Marietta, GA. and Burt and wife Diane McKinley of Stonington, CT., brother: Joe McKinley of Alamogordo, NM. two sisters: Ruth and husband Waun Audrain of Fritch, TX.
Paul Geyer Aleskin passed away unexpectedly July 3, 2013 in Borger Texas. He was 61 years old. Family and friends will gather in Austin, Texas the first weekend in August to remember Paul. Condolences can be sent to Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors at mintonchatwell.com